Nephesh Theatre is proud to invite you to the Israeli premiere of
On Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 19:30h
at the Mediatheque in Holon
„Hanna’s Suitcase“ is based upon a true story that has touched the hearts of millions of people throughout the world.
Fumiko Ishioka, who founded the Holocaust Learning Centre in Tokyo, received a suitcase from Auschwitz with the name Hana Brady written on it. This sent her on a search throughout the world, crossing time and borders to uncover the unique and moving story of a Czech family during the Holocaust. The book „Hanna’s Suitcase“ by Canadian Karen Levine has been translated into 40 languages garnering many important prizes. The play by Emil Sher has been presented throughout the world and this production marks its premiere in Hebrew.
For this premiere we are honoured to have Ms. Fumiko Ishioka in attendance.
Prior to the performance, opening remarks will be made by:
The Ambassador of Canada, H.E. John Allen,
The Ambassador of the Czech Republic, H.E. Tomáš Pojar
and the Israeli Minister of Education, Mr. Gidon Saar
The performance will be followed by a reception.
Please confirm your attendance no later than Thursday, March 25, 2010 to:
Tel: 03-522-1101 Fax: 03-522-7707 or to: firstname.lastname@example.org